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As nation honors Martin Luther King Jr., some churches pay tribute in stained glass

[Episcopal News Service – Chicago, Illinois] The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is in good company at St. Edmund’s Episcopal Church on the city’s south side. For nearly 25 years, […]

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Northern Michigan Episcopalians speak out in favor of retiring high school’s ‘Redmen’ nickname

[Episcopal News Service] Episcopalians in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula are joining calls for a local high school to change its nicknames, which many consider derogatory toward Native Americans. Northern Michigan Bishop […]

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Anglican Primates meet with king, heads of church in Jordan

[Episcopal News Service] Anglican Communion primates began a weeklong meeting Jan. 13 with an official audience with Jordan’s King Abdullah II. The audience took place at a conference center near […]

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Anglican Communion pleads to United Nations for an end to gender-based violence

[Anglican Communion News Service] An end to gender-based violence and the role of faith communities in the fight for gender equality are among the issues highlighted by the Anglican Communion […]

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Anglican Church of Australia responds to bushfire crisis

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican Church of Australia is responding to the bushfire crisis with words and actions as it seeks to bring relief to the country. At least […]

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Why schism? United Methodist leaders explain proposal to split the denomination

[Religion News Service] The 16 United Methodist bishops and advocacy group leaders who negotiated a recent proposal to split the denomination explained their reasoning at an event held Jan. 13 […]

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Lucinda Ashby consecrated as bishop of El Camino Real in California

[Diocese of El Camino Real] “El Camino Real, meet your new bishop!” With that joyful cry, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry introduced the Rt. Rev. Lucinda Beth Ashby to a cheering […]

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Episcopal Church, affiliates press Texas governor to reverse move to end refugee resettlement in state

[Episcopal News Service] The Episcopal Church and its refugee resettlement affiliates in Texas have condemned Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s recently announced decision to block resettlement of refugees in the state […]

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Episcopal Church statement on Texas Gov. Abbott’s decision to reject refugee resettlement

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Son of El Salvador bishop detained by ICE in Ohio, denied asylum

[Episcopal News Service] The son of the Anglican bishop of El Salvador, who fled to the United States after being kidnapped and threatened in his home country, was detained by […]

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